SENTURA is a 100% solids, two component, which conforms to VOC regulations, moisture insensitive, aggregate filled epoxy/resin mortar. Sentura is a non-sag grout with excellent adhesion, physical properties, and ease of use. Used as a general purpose adhesive mortar that can be placed on vertical and overhead surfaces. Sentura is flexible and will replace the use of caulk in showers and any wet areas. Sentura will also repair cracked grout lines with its flexibility.
Sentura Specifications & Characteristcs
2 Part Epoxy/Resin filler.
Safety Precautions and PPE:
Safety should always be the number one priority. Before applying Sentura you should always wear the correct PPE.
|Pot Life (after mixing part A&B):||1hr||30min||15min|
|Time before applying Caponi:||6hrs||4hrs||2hrs|
|Shower or wet area cure time:||2days||1day||1day|
|Floor walk on cure time:||6hrs||6hrs||3hrs|
Volume Solids: 100% ± 2%
Weight Solids: 100% ± 2%
Will vary depending on tile or stone installation, surface wear, frequency (substrate coming loose will fail Sentura), weather conditions, and solvent-based cleaners will affect wear.
|Residential floors||:||Life time|
|Light Commercial Floors||:||15-20 years|
Meets or exceeds Federal Standard.
Provides performance comparable to products formulated to federal specification: TT-C-535B.
Handling & Storage
Close container tightly after each use and store in original container only.
Store and use between temperatures of 40° F 90° F (4° C 32° C)
Do not use cleaners containing solvents. These products may damage Sentura over long periods of time. Use an appropriate pFOkUS cleaner to maintain your surface. Additional product information is available from the manufacturer upon request.
24 months unopened
Cleaning of Equipment
Clean all applicators, tools and hands with Alco (pFOkUS product) then clean hands with soap and water immediately after use.
General Surface Prep
Safety should always be the number one priority!! Before applying or mixing any sealer you should always wear proper safety goggles, latex gloves, apron, boots and an approved respirator for chemicals.
HARMFUL IF SWALLOWED. IRRITANT TO EYES AND SKIN.
Wear skin and eye protection. Eyes, flush with water for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention. Skin, wash with soap and water. Remove contaminated clothing and launder before re-use. Inhalation, remove to fresh air, restore breathing and keep warm and quiet. Swallowed, DO NOT induce vomiting. Seek medical attention.
pFOkUS warrants to the original consumer purchaser that its product shall be free from defects in material and workmanship under normal and proper usage for a period of one year following the date of original purchase on residential use only. Also pFOkUS cleaners must be used to activate the warranty so we know the surface was prepped correctly. If Valore Clean and Seal is used accordingly to the correct amount then pFOkUS will warranty the product for 5 years. pFOkUS’s sole liability under this warranty shall be limited to the replacement of the product. Some states, countries or territories do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you. This warranty will not extend to any product which has been modified in any way or which has not been used in accordance with pFOkUS’s printed instructions. pFOkUS’s makes no other warranties either expressed or implied. This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may have other rights that vary from state to state or from one country/territory to another. This warranty is not transferable.
Surfaces that have a lot of flexibility (resin basin, cultural marble, aluminum, glass and wood) may create a stress crack in the Sentura. Sentura may discolor overtime if Caponi is not applied with or on top of it. Don’t apply when temperature is below 50 degrees.
Sentura Coverage Chart
GROUT SQUARE FT. PER KIT
|Tile Size (inches)||(3mm)||(4.5mm)||(6mm)||(9.5mm)||(13mm)|
|1” x 1”x 1/4”||1.5sq ft||NA||NA||NA||NA|
|3” x 3” x 1/4”||3sq ft||2.25sq ft||NA||NA||NA|
|4” x 4” x 1/4”||6sq ft||4.75sq ft||NA||NA||NA|
|6” x 6” x 1/4”||9sq ft||6.25sq ft||4.5sq ft||3sq ft||NA|
|8” x 8” x 1/4”||12sq ft||9sq ft||6sq ft||4sq ft||NA|
|12” x 12” x 3/8”||18sq ft||13.5sq ft||9sq ft||6sq ft||4.25sq ft|
|18” x 18” x 3/8”||27sq ft||20sq ft||13.5sq ft||10sq ft||NA|
Sentura – Caulk Coverage Chart
1 kit covers 65 linear feet at 1/8’ x 1/4” thick.
One kit will complete all the caulk joints in one shower 3’ W x 4’ L x7’ T with product left over.
One kit will complete all caulk joints in two tub showers when applied correctly.
Sentura Performance Test
Water Repellency on Masonry and Natural Stone:
|Method||:||SS-W-110C, weight gain, 24 hour Immersion|
|Result||:||0.0% on Mortar Cube|
|0.0% on Concrete Brick|
|0.0% on Non-Sanded|
|0.0% on Sanded Grout|
|0.0% on Travertine Stone|
Water Vapor Transmission:
|Method||:||ASTM D1653 Method A|
|Result||:||0.2 grains / sq ft / hour|
|2.8 grams/sq meter/24 hrs|
Accelerated Weathering – QUV
|Method||:||ASTM D4587, QUV-A, 5,000 hours|
|Result||:||Yellow in color|
|Passes with Caponi applied over|
|Method||:||ASTM D522, 45° bend, 1/4″ mandrel|
|Method||:||1 year at 45° South|
|Result||:||Yellow in color|
Acid & Alkali Resistance Tests:
Each was allowed to react for 24 hours under a watch glass, washed
with water, allowed to recover for 30minutes then observed.
5% Tide ………….………….. No effect
2% Ivory flakes ……………… No effect
5% Citric Acid……………….. No effect
100% Milk……………………No effect
5% HCL ………….……….…. No effect
5% Phosphoric Acid ………….No effect
Mustard ………….…………. Slight stain
Ketchup …………………….. No effect